Brignol Lindor

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1,000 deaths: Journalists who gave their lives

August 15, 2013 10:01 AM ET

When Mick Deane was killed in Egypt on Wednesday, he became the 1,000th journalist documented by CPJ as having died in direct relation to his work. The photos above, a sampling of those who have died over the past...

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Attacks on the Press 2007: Haiti

February 5, 2008 11:04 AM ET

Press conditions improved slightly during a year of relative political stability. A decline in gang violence in the capital, Port-au-Prince, allowed reporters to make a cautious return to the city's streets. And, with the strong support of President René Préval,...

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CPJ Impact

January 1, 2008 2:00 AM ET

January 2008 News from the Committee to Protect Journalists...

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Two convicted in Haitian journalist’s murder

December 14, 2007 12:00 PM ET

New York, December 14, 2007—The Committee to Protect Journalists welcomes Wednesday’s conviction of two men for the December 2001 murder of Haitian journalist Brignol Lindor. The court in the western city of Petit-Goâve sentenced to life in prison Jean Rémy...

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Préval pledges justice in murders of Haitian journalists

September 27, 2007 12:00 PM ET

Préval pledges justice in murders of Haitian journalists New York, September 27, 2007—Haitian President René Préval has pledged support for an independent committee evaluating stalled investigations into a series of unsolved journalist murders this decade and said that all political...

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Taking sides: Haiti

July 26, 2004 12:00 AM ET

Under Haiti's new transitional government, journalists-especially those who supported former President Jean-Bertrand Aristide-remain at risk in a politically polarized environment. By Carlos Lauria and Jean-Roland Chery Nearly five months after the ouster of President Jean Bertrand Aristide, journalists in Haiti...

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Attacks on the Press 2003: Haiti

March 11, 2004 12:05 PM ET

Nearly a decade after the United States restored Haitian President Jean-Bertrand Aristide to power in an attempt to encourage democracy there, Haitian journalists continued to face routine threats, harassment, and physical violence, while perpetrators of these attacks were rarely punished....

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Les autorités haïtiennes donnent leur consentement à examiner les dossiers du CPJ sur la liberté de la presse

August 15, 2003 12:00 PM ET

Version française Port-au-Prince, August 15, 2003—Top officials of the government of President Jean-Bertrand Aristide have agreed to report to the Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) on the status of judicial investigations into press freedom abuses documented by CPJ. The agreement...

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Oficiais haitianos concordam em analisar casos de liberdade de imprensa apresentados pelo CPJ

August 15, 2003 12:00 PM ET

Porto Príncipe, 15 de agosto de 2003 - Oficiais do alto escalão do governo do Presidente Jean-Bertrand Aristide concordaram em informar ao Comitê de Proteção aos Jornalistas (CPJ) sobre o andamento das investigações judiciais sobre abusos cometidos contra a liberdade...

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37 journalists killed for their work in 2001

January 3, 2002 12:00 PM ET

New York, January 3, 2002--A total of 37 journalists were killed worldwide as a direct result of their work in 2001, a sharp increase from 2000 when 24 were killed, according to CPJ research. At least 25 were murdered, almost...

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